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12/17/14 - Supercross: Broc Tickle Ready For 2015 SX

If you read our 2014 Supercross preview story in issue 50 then you know this is something we were already on top of, but here’s the official announcement that RCH Factory Racing has re-signed Broc Tickle to ride the Suzuki RM-Z450 alongside 2014 AMA Motocross Champion Ken Roczen for the 2015 FIM/ AMA Monster Energy Supercross and Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championships.

12/17/14 - Supercross' James Stewart suspended for season after failed drug test

Two-time supercross champion James Stewart was suspended from competition after failing a drug test earlier this year, the International Motorcycling Federation, or FIM, said Wednesday.

11/26/14 - Ashwell eyes Summer Series glory

Top Zimbabwe motocross athlete, Jayden Ashwell has shifted his focus to winning his maiden motocross MX 1 Summer Series title at the 2014 edition of the high-octane motorcycling extravaganza pencilled for December.

12/16/14 - Supercross: FIM Punishes James Stewart

It appears that James Stewart will not compete in either the 2015 AMA Supercross or outdoor National MX Series.

12/17/14 - Supercross: FIM Issues Release On James Stewart

Following Yoshimura Suzuki’s statement regarding the suspension levied on James Stewart for testing positive for an illegal substance earlier this year, the FIM issued its own release on the matter.

12/3/14 - Motocross: Titles Wrapped Up At Thor Winter Olympics

Alexander Frye was one of the top riders in the A/Pro Sport division at the Thor Winter Olympics in Florida. Photography by Monica Hammond.

12/11/14 - Supercross: Adam Cianciarulo Out For 2015 SX

Monster Energy Pro Circuit Kawasaki has just announced that Adam Cianciarulo will not compete in the 2015 Monster Energy AMA Supercross due to an injury suffered while competing at last weekend’s Geneva Supercross.

12/22/14 - In conversation: CS Santosh

Here's our exclusive interview with CS Santosh, who will become the first Indian rider to compete in the challenging Dakar rally in January.

12/17/14 - FIM bans superstar James Stewart for 16 months

James Stewart is a three-time FIM World Supercross and two-time AMA Supercross champion, but he won't be winning any titles next year. It's been confirmed that the iconic rider won't be taking part in either the AMA Supercross or outdoor National MX divisions, as he usually does. This is because of severe penalties issued to Stewart, courtesy of the FIM. We plan to appeal as I ... Keep reading

12/16/14 - Motorsports: Santosh to compete in 2015 Dakar Rally

Four-time national Supercross champion C.S. Santosh will be the first Indian to participate in the prestigious Dakar Rally to be held in Argentina, Chile and Bolivia Jan 4-17 next year.

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12/19/14 - Motorcycle LED Dimmer

We added a rotary dimmer to a set of LED auxiliary lights for use during the day as visibility lights.

12/18/14 - AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days 2015 Announced

Information on this popular event and huge motorcycle swap meet.

12/15/14 - Arai VX Pro4 Review

Many improvements over the popular VX Pro3 make this a solid choice for an off-road helmet.

12/11/14 - Cardo Qz Review

Simple and easy to use for listening to music and phone calls.

12/8/14 - Iasus XSound 3 Speakers Review

Big aluminum bodied high-definition intercom speakers with outstanding sound quality.

12/5/14 - SW-Motech Mirror Wideners Review

Move the mirrors out even further for better visibility with this easy fix.

12/3/14 - Joe Rocket Rocket Burner Gloves Review

Battery heated gloves at a bargain price but with some compromises.

11/30/14 - Interphone Off Road Intercom Preview

World's first motorcycle intercom system designed for off-road riding and adventure-touring.

11/30/14 - Interphone Pro Case Smartphone Cases for Motorcyclists

Rugged waterproof cases allow phone charging and video recording on the handlebars!

11/30/14 - Interphone Pro Sound Plus Speaker Kit Preview

Outsanding sound quality and volume for Interphone intercoms used with any helmet.

11/30/14 - Honda Crossrunner 800 Not for the U.S.A.?

First announced in Europe way back in 2010, the latest version looks good.

11/29/14 - Polaroid Cube Action Camera Review

Tiny and cute, takes surprisingly good video.

11/26/14 - Arboreal Systems Neutrino Review

Revolutionary product eliminates relays, fuses and switches and controls your accessories via a smartphone app.

11/25/14 - 2015 AMA Pro Flat Track Schedule

Revitalized series is the oldest motorcycle racing event in the U.S.A.

11/22/14 - AFX FX-55 Review

True modular helmet converts to 7 different forms but does it master any?

11/22/14 - 2015 World Superbike Final Schedule Announced

14 events back on the calendar with a new race in Thailand.

11/19/14 - Rukka Imatra Gloves Review

Gore-Tex and Outlast combine forces in a beautifully made leather glove for winter riding.

11/16/14 - Denali D4 vs. DR1 Lights Comparison Review

New hybrid wide and long auxiliary light vs. the classic spot light.

11/13/14 - Bikers' Britain by Simon Weir

RiDE magazine and the Automobile Association partner to bring you an excellent guide to British motorcycle trips.

11/12/14 - Japan Motorcycle Production Q1-Q3 2014

Two manufacturers improved significantly since last year.

11/10/14 - Rukka Armaxis Jacket Review

Best Rukka jacket yet is comfortable, waterproof and protective and includes a back protector.

11/7/14 - Ricoh WG-M1 Action Camera Review

Rugged build quality needs no waterproof housing and takes very good quality video. Wifi connection included.

11/6/14 - 1955 Durkopp Diana Scooter!

Photo slide show and quick video showing the startup procedure for this very rare, very cool scooter.

11/4/14 - Husqvarna Announces Radical New Streetbikes

Two of the most radical-looking motorcycles you will ever see.

11/4/14 - 2015 BMW F 800 R Preview

BMW revises the F 800 R with new styling and features.

11/4/14 - BMW S 1000 XR Preview

New adventure sport bike with the four-cylinder engine from the S1000RR.

11/2/14 - AFX FX-41DS Review

Dual-sport on the cheap with lots of nice features for a reasonable price.

10/31/14 - AFX FX-120 Helmet Updates for 2014

Updates to the cheek pads, face shield and sun visor quality, eye port gasket and more to address customer suggestions.

10/29/14 - Wide Foot Pegs Review

These are easy to install and have a height adjustment and replaceable or removable rubber tops.

10/28/14 - 2015 Yamaha SR400

A 1978 bike in every way...except for the fuel injection.

10/27/14 - Fieldsheer Adventure Tour Jacket Review

Very nice high-quality jacket has more features than expected for the price.

10/27/14 - Fieldsheer Adventure Tour Pants Review

Warm and waterproof overpants that look like regular pants work with any type of jacket.

10/26/14 - 2015 Kawasaki Versys 1000 LT and Versys 650 LT Preview

The Versys gets a good-looking makeover and free luggage.

10/24/14 - BMW Boulder Neon Jacket Review

BMW quality and super-bright high-viz for urban adventures.

10/22/14 - A Brief History of Motorcycling Video

Quickie webBikeWorld Vimeo video showing motorcycles through the ages.

10/21/14 - IXS U.S. Launch and 2015 Preview

Major announcement from AIMExpo with this worldwide Swiss-based company making a major U.S. investment.